On Thursday, September 1, Ukrainian Olga Saladukha won the gold medal in the triple jump at the World Championships in Athletics, which took place in South Korean city of Daegu.

The victory Ukrainian sportswoman won due to the result of 14.94 m, which was better on 5 cm than by the rival - Olga Ripakova from Kazakhstan.

This result Saladukha showed in the first attempt, when Ripakova jumped on 14.89 m only on the fifth try.